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Tomoka Christian Church Installs GLP Volkslicht Spots, impression X4s

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SUN VALLEY, FL – Tomoka Christian Church, based here, upgraded its lighting system with eight Volkslicht Spots and six impression X4 moving heads from GLP. The gear, sourced via distributors AC Lighting by the church’s AV contractor, Nate Mudge, president of system contractors and dealers Nateco, followed GLP's fixture demo at an InfoComm trade show in Florida.

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Fee Waybill to Host 2014 Parnelli Awards

The Tubes’ Fee Waybill to Host 2014 Parnelli Awards

Kevin M. Mitchell
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LAS VEGAS — The outrageous performer and talented front man for The Tubes, Fee Waybill, will be the host for the 14th annual Parnelli Awards Nov. 22 in Las Vegas. “I’m really looking forward to this,” says Waybill. “I was actually a roadie myself before The Tubes. I’ve always had a tremendous amount of respect for the people who make our shows happen.”

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Wedding and Event DJ’s Setting Themselves Apart Using Elation Gear

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With so much competition to contend with, wedding and event DJ’s are finding it increasingly important to set themselves apart by providing that something extra to make an occasion especially memorable. One such example is DJ Brandon Steward who turns to automated Elation Professional lights to produce a memorable customized event. 

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Bandit Illuminates Electric Forest Festival

Bandit Illuminates Electric Forest Festival

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ROTHBURY, MI– In a scene ripped straight from a fairytale or science fiction novel, 30,000 music fans found themselves streaming through Sherwood Forest while psychedelic lights guided their way to the Electric Forest Festival, only to have their travels rewarded with memorable musical performances and impressive lighting.

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ETCP Updates Questions for Entertainment Electrician Exams, Offers Participation Incentives

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NEW YORK - The questions on the ETCP Entertainment Electrician examination have been updated and will appear on exams starting October 15, 2014. ETCP also announced that, in an effort to have as many people take the test as possible from Oct. 15-Dec. 15, 2014, when it will be gathering key statistical data necessary to properly score the exam, the administration fee of $675 for groups of ten or more will be waived during that time. Although candidate application fees will still apply and score reports will be delayed, ETCP is encouraging as many candidates to take the test between those dates, as it will help the growth of the program.

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Clay Paky Fixtures Light Queen’s World Tour

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LD Rob Sinclair created a powerful lighting spectacle to equal the band’s legendary status for their ‘Queen + Adam Lambert’ world tour. Using 23 x Clay Paky Sharpys, Sinclair created a dynamic floor package that matched the high-energy showmanship of the band. “The lighting design on this tour had to start big and get even bigger,” explains Sinclair. “It needed to do justice to Queen’s extensive and wonderful production heritage. I needed lights that could deliver huge looks and which had the capacity and versatility to make those looks go even bigger,” he said.

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Mack Truck Uses 4Wall Gear for Launch of New Logo

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LAS VEGAS - Mack Truck called upon 4Wall Las Vegas to provide gear for a launch event celebrating a new logo for the company. “I had a great deal of building surface to try and cover in addition to lighting up six large, industrial Mack trucks, we had a 30ft by 30ft stage area for speeches, awards presentations, and a DJ. The client had a very specific color palette in mind, gold and silver. I designed fourteen 20ft tall ‘tree trusses’ that were spaced around the open piazza along with a central area of circular truss (65ft diameter) where the main bar area was located,” said LD Glenn Wade.

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